Martin Hussingtree

 

Anglican: St Michael and All Angels.


Parts of the church date back to the 13th century and there is evidence of work from the 17th century. Most of today's church is the result of restorations by Frederick Preedy in 1857 and Albert Hartshorne in 1883. 
Usually locked, keyholder nearby. 

          

                                              St Michael's Church from old undated postcards.

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                                                    St Michael's Church, January 2011.

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References and some further sources:
Aiken, John. Census of Religious Worship, 1851: The Returns for Worcestershire.
Bridges, Tim. Churches of Worcestershire (2005)
Brooks, Alan, and Nikolaus Pevsner. Buildings of England: Worcestershire  (2007)
Morgan, Paul. Inspections of churches and parsonage houses in the Diocese of Worcester in 1674, 1676, 1684, and 1687 (1986)
Noake, John. The Rambler in Worcestershire or, Stray Notes on Churches and Congregations. Volume II (1851)
Ransome, Mary. The State of the Bishopric of Worcester, 1782-1808  (1968)
Stanton, George K.. Rambles and researches among Worcestershire churches: with historical notes relating to the several parishes  Volume II (1886)

n.b. Full details of these books are on the bibliography and sources page.

Websites:        British History Online:  Entry for Martin Hussingtree.
                         Grade II* Listed Building: Listing Details Here.
                         English Heritage List for England: Please Click Here.
                         Parish Website:  Parish of Salwarpe and Martin Hussingtree.
                         A Church Near You.
                         Family History Website.

Please click on red text for a link.  External websites will open in a new window.                       Updated November 2014.